Author: SportEarly

Everton may be offered the chance to sign Newcastle winger, Allan Saint-Maximin as part of a swap deal for on-loan striker, Moise Kean according to recent reports. Moise Kean’s time at EFC can only be considered as very underwhelming since his signing from Juventus in 2019. In his first season on Merseyside, he played 37 times but only managed to score 4 goals, with his first coming in a 2-2 draw with Newcastle United at Goodison Park. He joined PSG on loan shortly after and, surprisingly, had a very good season in France, scoring 17 times in 41 appearances, with 3…

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According to reports in East London, Newcastle United are closing in on the signing of West Ham defender Harrison Ashby. As revealed by West Ham insider Claret and Hugh – who confirmed our interest over the summer – the right-back ‘looks certain to join Newcastle’ in 2023 after refusing to sign a new deal and making it known he’d like to seal a move to St James’ Park. The 21-year-old is out of contract at the end of the season, so it’s believed he’ll seal a cut-price move in January or arrive on a free transfer next summer. Ashby is ‘one of the best…

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Danny Murphy has lauded Leeds United midfielder Tyler Adams for his ‘tireless’ performance during the USA’s crucial 1-0 win over Iran at the World Cup, as he told Match of the Day. The USA progressed through to the knockout stages of the World Cup thanks to a narrow, yet nervy, but ‘deserved’ win over Iran in Qatar for their final Group B game. Once again, Adams donned the captain’s armband for his country and put in another brilliant display after producing a Man of the Match performance during the USA’s goalless draw against England. Given that progression to the last 16, it’s Louis…

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Reports from Italy this week have claimed that Liverpool are interested in signing Sofyan Amrabat – a midfielder who was desperate to join Tottenham Hotspur not too long ago. Jurgen Klopp’s side have had a shocking start to the new season. They’ve won just six of their first 14 Premier League games, and they’re already 15 points behind Arsenal, who lead the way. Reinforcements in January are a necessity, and Amrabat is the latest name out of the rumour mill. Liverpool want to sign Sofyan Amrabat Almost every Liverpool fan will agree that the weakest area in their side is their midfield. Klopp and co were really…

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Andrea Agnelli and other Juventus board members have surprisingly resigned this week from the Old Lady and while it leaves Juventus in tatters – it could prove to be a blow for Tottenham, as they desperately look to keep Antonio Conte. One of the biggest champions of the failed European Super League, Agnelli has resigned at Juventus. The Old Lady’s chairman is believed to have step down due to legal proceedings at Juve, which has also seen Pavel Nedved depart. Meanwhile, Spurs are still yet to make an announcement on Conte’s future at Tottenham. The ex-Juventus manager is out of contract…

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The Italian media never really believe that Italian footballers leave Italy and are fully happy afterwards. There’s always a feeling that they must want to return to the country of their birth, because Italy is so wonderful. West Ham fans will know this has been the case with Angelo Ogbonna, who has been linked with a Hammers exit, and a return to Italy, in pretty much every transfer window since he joined the club in 2015. Now it’s the turn of Gianluca Scamacca. The 23-year-old moved to West Ham in the summer window in a big money move from Sassuolo.…

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Everton will reportedly consider the sale of Jordan Pickford if and only if a bigger offer is made for the England number one. According to Give Me Sport’s Paul Brown, the Toffees do not want to lose one of their best players and he’s not currently for sale. However, if the finances are good, it could make the club hierarchy think twice and be open to cashing in on his services. Brown said, “I don’t think for one minute that Everton want to sell Jordan Pickford. I don’t think they’re in talks to sell him to anyone. If a club comes in…

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Inter Milan are interested in Tyler Adams, with Gazzetta dello Sport reporting that Piero Ausilio has been hugely impressed by the Leeds United star during the World Cup. Adams has been one of the revelations of the tournament with the USMNT. Ahead of their opening game, Gregg Berhalter handed the 23-year-old the captain’s armband. And he has vindicated that decision. He was, by far, the best player on the pitch when the US drew with Wales. And he staked a very strong claim for the man of the match award in the stalemate with England. Inter Milan want Tyler Adams Of course,…

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Tottenham Hotspur know the competition to bring the best players to north London is only getting tougher. The emergence of Newcastle as a potential Champions League side, plus many of their rivals eyeing up takeovers could be a problem. With Chelsea now in a bullish mood in the transfer market, and Liverpool and Manchester United both reportedly available, Spurs could struggle to keep up. Antonio Conte has already been demanding in the transfer market since arriving at Spurs. His business appears to have paid off, with a number of his key targets like Rodrigo Bentancur and Dejan Kulusevski having a big impact. Another name that’s been linked with plenty of top clubs…

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Newcastle United are preparing for their next big commercial move with talks underway on a near-£300million deal, SportEarly has learned. The agreement, which would replace the Fun88 deal ended a year early, would likely include a front-of-shirt sponsorship tie-in as well as a myriad of other branding rights, including an agreement that covers the Darsley Park training complex. Sources have told Football Insider that talks have begun on a replacement deal and the club are confident of securing an agreement worth four times more than the previous one. The Fun88 tie-up was worth £6.5m-a-year, but is set to be put in the…

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Newcastle United fans are excited about the commercial deals that could take place in the next year Newcastle United are set for their biggest-ever sponsorship deal for the 2023/24 season with their agreement with Fun88 ended a year early. News of Fun88’s deal in 2017 brought with it talk that the agreement was the most lucrative in club history as former stars such as Supermac, Bob Moncur and Frank Clark launched the kit at the training ground. The Chinese betting firm will see their logo on the shirt for the final time in the Premier League after the last match of the…

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BBC commentator Jonathan Pearce has claimed of transfer links between Leeds United and Ghana centre-back Alexander Djiku The Whites’ defence has been called into question recently with seven goals conceded in two games just before the World Cup break. It could lead to Jesse Marsch eyeing up centre-backs in the near future to bolster his defence. Victor Orta will be watching the World Cup with the view of scouting potential signings, and the South Korea v Ghana clash brought another Elland Road-linked name. Ghana and Strasbourg centre-back Alexander Djiku was linked with a move through GiveMeSport’s Ed Aarons, who claimed he could be…

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Everton midfielder Idrissa Gueye has admitted that a return to Everton was his only thought when leaving PSG and that returning to Goodison Park was “like coming home.” The 33-year-old sealed a return to Merseyside from Paris on deadline day of the summer transfer window and has proven himself an indispensable part of Frank Lampard’s midfield this season. He returned to The Toffees having won six trophies in the French capital and having played a crucial part in Senegal’s first-ever Africa Cup of Nations victory in 2021. The midfielder admitted in an interview with Everton’s official club website that he watched every…

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La Liga champions Real Madrid are reportedly keen on signing Brazilian international Richarlison, valued at €100 million by Tottenham. According to a report by Spanish publication SPORT, Richarlison features on the radar of Real Madrid. The reigning La Liga champions are considering signing the Brazilian international. And Tottenham will demand €100 million to part ways with the in-form attacker. Richarlison has seen his stock skyrocket since moving to England half a decade ago. The 25-year-old immediately hit the ground running at Watford before moving to Everton in July 2018. And he earned the biggest move of his career by joining Tottenham Hotspur after…

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According to reports in South America, Newcastle United are closing in on Argentine talent Maximo Perrone. Vélez a Fondo – a radio show dedicated to Vélez Sarsfield – claims that club director and former Mag Christian Bassedas recently travelled to Newcastle to finalise a deal for the highly-rated midfielder. The 19-year-old has been heavily linked with a move to Tyneside for a few weeks now, but it seems that a deal could now be edging closer if their director has been in the North East to thrash out the finer details of a move. Perrone will be entering his final year…

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Cody Gakpo is benefitting from staying at PSV Eindhoven after turning down the chance to join Premier League duo Leeds United and Southampton during the final days of the summer transfer window, former technical director John de Jong tells NOS. As the PSV talisman picked up a loose ball on the edge of the penalty area and thumped a blink-and-you’d-miss-it shot into the back of the Ecuador net during Friday’s 1-1 World Cup draw, one wonders how Ralph Hasenhuttl must have been thinking. The Austrian was sacked at St Mary’s just over two months after Southampton missed out on one of the most in-form forwards…

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West Ham bringing Barcelona defender Jordi Alba to the London Stadium would be a real statement, says journalist Pete O’Rourke. The 33-year-old, who is out of contract in 2024, is currently being linked with a move to David Moyes’ side. What is the latest news involving Alba? According to one report from Spain, West Ham are considering making a move for Alba, who may be allowed to leave the Spotify Camp Nou. Moyes strengthened the left-back position during the summer after bringing Emerson in from London rivals Chelsea. However, it appears that he still wants to recruit in that area of the pitch. Aaron Cresswell is the team’s…

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Tottenham are continuing to keep an eye on Uruguayan midfielder, Manuel Ugarte, as Antonio Conte continues to plan for January. Ugarte is one of the players said to be on Tottenham’s radar. It’s not the first time Ugarte has been linked with Spurs either, following reports in October that the London outfit were eyeing a big money move. However, while nothing came of that interest, O’Jogo is reporting today that Tottenham are continuing to keep a close eye on Ugarte over in Qatar. There is a hope that the midfielder could feature for Uruguay against Portugal tomorrow, giving Spurs scouts the ideal chance…

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Reported West Ham United January transfer window target Gerson has apparently said his goodbyes to teammates. That’s according to a report from L’Equipe who claim that the 25-year-old has already bid farewell to the Marseille players. Moyes really needs to bolster his central midfield ranks at the London Stadium in January. Tomas Soucek has been woefully out of form for the past year now and of course there is the elephant in the room – Declan Rice’s uncertain future at West Ham. And it seems as though Gerson could be someone who may well be arriving at the London Stadium this winter……

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Tottenham Hotspur have been urged to sell Davinson Sanchez during the upcoming January transfer window This season has seen the defender make 12 appearances for the Lilywhites across all competitions, with just seven of those coming as a starter. This suggests that he is not at the top of Antonio Conte’s pecking order in the defensive area of his team. With the January transfer window approaching, this has led to one pundit suggesting that the north London side should look to move the Colombian out of the club. Speaking to Football Insider, Spurs expert and pundit, John Wenham, had this to say about the…

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